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Radinosiphon lomatensis (N.E. Br.) N.E. Br.
Information on the genus : Radinosiphon
Basionym : Acidanthera lomatensis N.E. Br.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Acidanthera lomatensis N.E. Br. (1921)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Occurring in S. Africa/Mpumalanga, was treated as a synonym of R. leptostachya by S. Carter in Flow. Pl. Africa 35: pl. 1384, 1962. “This seems advisable as there seem to be no major morphological differences between populations that merit species separation...” (Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Irid.: 48, 1996).
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Geophyte- Ht 0.3 - 0.45 m. Alt: 1800 - 2100 m. Distribution: MP

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1993). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 12[4]: 65
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carte afrique num 20389
Record n°20389
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